Ron Paul Classic: Raising Minimum Wage hurts the poor

California and New York are the latest states to raise the minimum wage. As the election season progresses, look for more states to raise the minimum wage. Look also for increasing number of House, Senate, and Presidential candidates to promise [...]

RON PAUL: As Ukraine Collapses, Europeans Tire of US Interventions

On Sunday Ukrainian prime minister Yatsenyuk resigned, just four days after the Dutch voted against Ukraine joining the European Union. Taken together, these two events are clear signals that the US-backed coup in Ukraine has not given that [...]

Ron Paul Classic: Tribute to Ronald Reagan

With Nancy Reagan's passing, this seems like a good time to revisit Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul's 2004 tribute to President Reagan from the Congressional Record: Mr. PAUL. Mr. Speaker, all Americans mourn the death of President Ronald [...]

RON PAUL: First They Came For The iPhones...

The FBI tells us that its demand for a back door into the iPhone is all about fighting terrorism, and that it is essential to break in just this one time to find out more about the San Bernardino attack last December. But the truth is they had [...]

RON PAUL: Mandatory Depression Screening is A Depressing Thought

The United States Preventive Services Task Force recently recommended mandatory depression screening for all Americans. The task force wants to force health insurance companies to pay for the screening. Basic economics, as well as the Obamacare [...]

#TBT: Ron Paul on Free Trade

When C4L Chairman Ron Paul was running for President in 2008 and 2012, many of his detractors, particularly those in the mainstream media, derided him using the pejorative term "isolationist." But in 2016, when true isolationist policies have [...]

Ron Paul Classic: It's About Rights

Today marks six years since President Obama signed the "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" (Obamacare) into law. Ironically, today the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Little Sisters of the Poor v. Burwell.  Little [...]

Classic Ron Paul: The Political Importance of Murray Rothbard

In honor of Murray Rothbard's 90th birthday, here is Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul's essay on "The Political Importance of Murray Rothbard" delivered at Murray's 60th birthday party and subsequently published in the Mises Institute's [...]

Victory for Worker Freedom (and classic Ron Paul)

The liberty movement scored a major victory last week when West Virginia became America's 26th Right to Work state.  Passing Right to Work laws in a majority of states is a tribute to the many activists (including numerous Campaign for Liberty [...]

RON PAUL: When Peace Breaks Out With Iran

This has been the most dramatic week in US/Iranian relations since 1979. Last weekend ten US Navy personnel were caught in Iranian waters, as the Pentagon kept changing its story on how they got there. It could have been a disaster for [...]